UCSB Named the Greenest Public University in the U.S.

UCSB ranked No. 3 in Princeton Review’s list of the Top 50 Green Colleges and No. 1 among all public universities!

View more here: http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2015/015325/greenest-public-university-us?utm_s...

 

Below is a list of some other recent 'Green Awards' UCSB has received recently:

January, 2015:  UC Santa Barbara named nation’s No. 3 ‘Green School’ as part of Online Schools Center’s “Top 50 Green Schools.”
http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2015/014713/its-good-be-green#sthash.RO0y3rTK.G3UUsdfV.dpuf

March 2013:  UC Santa Barbara Students Win National Sustainability Contest at White House – including two ES students. http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2013/013482/uc-santa-barbara-students-win-national-sustainability-contest-white-house#sthash.vF2m1t4v.dpuf

May 2011: UCSB Water Project Wins Best Practice Award for Sustainability by the California Higher Education Sustainability Conference.
http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2011/013039/ucsb-water-project-wins-best-practice-award-sustainability#sthash.8CJ1AkwG.dpuf

June 2011: UCSB History and Environmental Studies Peter Alagona Receives Harold J. Plous Award

http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2012/013289/ucsb-history-and-environmental-studies-scholar-receives-harold-j-plous-award#sthash.gZLg0DjZ.dpuf

October, 2009:   ES Professor David Cleveland named UCSB’s First-Ever Sustainability Champions
http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2009/012708/ucsb-announces-first-ever-sustainability-champions#sthash.LILF06FD.dpuf

September 2008:  UCSB's Laboratory Research and Technical Staff (LabRATS)
Win National Award from International Institute for Sustainable Laboratories (I2SL) and R&D Magazine for making UC Santa Barbara's laboratories more environmentally conscious and efficient. 
http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2008/012476/ucsbs-labrats-win-national-award#sthash.ds6HYq2T.dpuf

April 2007:  UCSB Wins National Wildlife Federation’s "Chill Out" contest, recognizing colleges and universities nationwide implementing innovative programs to reduce the impact of global warming.
http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2007/012248/ucsb-wins-national-wildlife-federation-competition#sthash.enI0Ev6D.dpuf